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How do I cite an ERIC document (APA) ?

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This information below is from the ERIC Database help link at
http://www.eric.ed.gov/WebHelp/Content/Citing%20Materials%20Indexed%20in%20ERIC.htm

Citing Materials Indexed in ERIC:
Cite ERIC materials as you would any other document, book, or journal article using your preferred or required style guide. We recommend including the ERIC accession
number in parentheses at the end of the citation (e.g., ERIC ED456789 or ERIC EJ567890).

This is a good example.
Shyyan, V., Thurlow, M., & Liu, K. (2005). Student perceptions of instructional strategies: Voices of English language learners with
     disabilities. Minneapolis, MN: National Center on Educational Outcomes, University of Minnesota. Retrieved from the ERIC database.(ED495903)

example from http://www.calstatela.edu/library/guides/3apa.pdf

another ERIC document example is listed here
http://www.lib.sfu.ca/help/writing/apa#ERIC

and verified form the APA manual, 6th edition page 212.

For more information visit the SVSU Writing Center.
http://www.svsu.edu/writingcenter     (989) 964-6061
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Visit our Online Writing Center for other options:  http://www.svsu.edu/writingcenter/onlinewritingcenter/
Resources (handouts for citing) http://www.svsu.edu/writingcenter/writingcenterresources/
More online resources (OWL-Purdue and more) http://www.svsu.edu/writingcenter/writingcenterresources/onlinewritingresources/
Direct Link to Purdue OWL: http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/section/2/10/


response author: SM (content taken from various web sites and verified with APA 6th ed manual)